Awakenings: America & Beyond
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Awakenings: Time for Br'er Groundhog 2013

Awakenings: Time for Br'er Groundhog 2013 | Awakenings: America & Beyond | Scoop.it

Are you READY for one of America's quirkiest holidays, Groundhog Day? Groundhog? Do you mean woodchuck, whistle-pig, or land-beaver? No? You say a groundhog forecast the weather? What kind of folklore is that? Um-m-m-m-m? Let's look a little deeper into this weather hound.

Sharla Shults's insight:

Hurray for an early Spring! Thank you, Phil!

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Marilyn Armstrong's comment, February 18, 2013 7:53 PM
Didn't I tell you? We had 3 feet of snow 5 days later!
Sharla Shults's comment, February 18, 2013 8:50 PM
No! So much for Phil's prediction:-(
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Awakenings: Historic Visions of the Past

Awakenings: Historic Visions of the Past | Awakenings: America & Beyond | Scoop.it

A group of French artists designed a series of postcards between 1899 and 1910 that depicted scenes of what they thought we would be doing in the year 2000. Check them out and see how close they came. . .

 

Reblogged from Megan @ MakeSomethingMondays. . .

http://makesomethingmondays.wordpress.com/2012/09/12/historic-visions-of-the-future/

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